Jar with dragon and turtle

백자청화학귀문호, 白瓷靑畵鶴龜文壺

Korean
Joseon dynasty
late 18th century


Object Place: Korea

Dimensions

H. 32.2 cm (12 11/16 in.); diam. of rim: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.); diam. of foot: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.949

Medium or Technique

White porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Porcelain

Provenance

By 1914, John Pickering Lyman (b. 1847 - d. 1914), Portsmouth; 1914, by inheritance to his sister, Miss Theodora Lyman (d. 1919), Portsmouth; 1919, gift of Miss Lyman to the MFA (Accession Date: September 18, 1919).

Credit Line

The John Pickering Lyman Collection—Gift of Miss Theodora Lyman